Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei, Chisinau

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Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei, housed in a former boys' gymnasium that was nearly destroyed in a 1977 earthquake, explores world history and the national heritage of the country. The museum holds both permanent and temporary exhibits. Explore fascinating collections ranging from ancient archeological items to more modern pieces, such as weapons and armor and collections of photographs. Of particular note is the 45 x 11 m (148 x 36 ft) canvas and diorama depicting the Iasi-Chisinau Operation, a battle fought in World War II between the German and Romanian forces and Russian forces. The museum offers guided tours in English for a small fee, and there is access to free WiFi in the building's courtyard. Make Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei part of your personalized Chisinau itinerary using our Chisinau trip planning website .
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  • Moldova and the region will help you understand the history of the Museum. The Museum's walls and ceilings of I like it very much. If I'm not mistaken, the country's largest museum. Many areas have different artifacts Museum punting. You can learn new information
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  • The museum is well laid out and spacious but there is no info in English. The Babushkas follow visitors everywhere and eye them suspiciously, God help you if you take a photo without a photo permit. I...  more »
  • its a nice museum and building too. contains very good collection and worth to visit. on the way of other good places for visit too. so dont skip it:)  more »
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  • This place is Fantastic. Went to here b4 Wales Won 2- 0 vs Moldova in Football. And i got to know alot about all the History of this Lovely Country.
  • Excellent place to visit. I found it funny you have to pay to take pictures but really it is very reasonable price for admission.
  • The building is very nice and there are many things on display, which are quite interesting. The museum lacks however any sort of a concept and no audio guide or written guide is available who would tell you the background or the history. You come to a room and see excavated vases with description vase or a room full of clocks with descruption standing clock. This is what I missed the most and did not learn much about their history as a result. The admission fee is 1 eur + 0.75 eur for taking pictures.
  • It s being renovated now. Some good stuff and finding are there. Recommend to visit
  • Nice museum, clean, quiet, smaller than I expected. Very reasonable admission fee. The only negative - staff is there to guard and bout at all knowledgeable nor helpful. You are pretty much on your own when trying to figure out what it says on a plaque 30 feet from you because the area is roped up. Mild rudeness or full indifference are also common. But, overall it is not too bad.

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